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Arctic polar bears imperilled by man-made pollution

Pubblicato da Polar Bear il 30 January 2010 Aggiungi un commento - Latest from Svalbard

The long term survival of polar bears is being threatened by man-made pollution that is reaching the Arctic. This conclusion comes from a major review of research into how industrial chemicals such as mercury and organochlorines affect the bears. The review suggests that such chemicals have a range of subclinical effects. When added together, these […]